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PH2 (IS1) Charles "Smitty" P. Smith, USN

1955 - September 24, 2013

PH2 Charles "Smitty" P. Smith


Charles Philip Smith, 58, of Fruitland, passed away on Tuesday, September 24, 2013 at his residence. Born in Salisbury, he was the son of the late Charles Herman Smith and Doris Louetta Lutz Smith and step son of Julia Ann Lecates Smith of Middletown, DE.

Phil was a US Navy veteran and was most recently employed with Wal-Mart in Fruitland. He was an avid fan of the Baltimore Orioles and Indianapolis Colts and also an avid reader of books and always up for a "lively debate".

He is survived by his loving wife of 12 years, Tamara Lea Willey Smith; 2 brothers, Edward Bert Leether and wife, Carol of Salisbury and Michael Lee Smith of Townsend, DE; 3 sisters, Donna Jean Frances Laverty and husband, Richard of Havre De Grace, Patricia Ann Cullinane and husband, Donald of Middletown, DE and Pamela Jo Downey and husband, Eric of Elkton; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held on Monday, September 30, 2013 at 7:00 pm at Calvary Baptist Tabernacle in Salisbury with a visitation one hour prior. Interment will be held at a later date at the Eastern Shore Maryland Veterans Cemetery near Hurlock. Rev. Lou Bradley will officiate.

Contributions may be made in his memory to Calvary Baptist Tabernacle, 337 Tilghman Road, Salisbury, MD 21804.

Arrangements are in the care of Holloway Funeral Home, PA, 501 Snow Hill Road, Salisbury, MD 21804. Please visit www.hollowayfh.com to express condolences to the family.


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